Implementation of an Intensive Job Search Program for Cash Assistance Recipients: The STRIVE Program in Westchester County, New York

This Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation report describes the STRIVE program in Westchester County, New York, which is a full-time, eight-week course that teaches job readiness and job search skills. The report discusses a study of the STRIVE program, which aimed to answer these research questions: what was the context in which the STRIVE program operated; how was the STRIVE program designed; how was the STRIVE program implemented, what were its most prominent features, and what challenges faced managers and staff; and what are the lessons for program administrators wanting to implement this approach.

Record Type: 
Report
Publication Date: 
December, 2020
Date: 
December 2020
Source: 
Partner Resources
State: 
New York
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
    • Job Readiness
    • Job Search
  • Special Populations
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